Themes and All My Sons



What is the difference between a theme, symbol and motif?




How do they add texture to a literary text?




Theme Quote Comment
  “The man was a fool but don’t make a murderer out of him.” P.32








Family ties are more important to the Keller family than the law. This contrasts with the Deevers – where Ann and George refuse to speak to their father.
Destiny/ superstition “certain things have to be and certain things can never be.” P. 28



























Which themes do you think will be most important? Explain your answer. Number them in order of priority.


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